Technology http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6698/more en Groupon buys SnapSaves' grocery coupon app http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app <div class="node-body link-body">Groupon has acquired SnapSaves, a grocery store app that compares prices and gives cash back.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/groupon-buys-snapsaves-grocery-coupon-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Marketing Recommended Reading Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0000 480301 at http://supermarketnews.com Marsh Supermarkets highlights 40 years since 1st product scan http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan <div class="node-body link-body">On June 26, 2014, 40 years after the first of billions heard “Boop!” around the world, a crowd gathered in the Troy Marsh supermarket to commemorate the first UPC bar code scan.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marsh-supermarkets-highlights-40-years-1st-product-scan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:23:00 +0000 479981 at http://supermarketnews.com Schnucks names new CIO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio <div class="node-body article-body">Robert “Bob” Hardester has been tapped to be the new CIO at Schnuck Markets, reporting to COO Anthony Hucker. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/schnucks-names-new-cio#comments Latest News Executive Changes Technology Schnuck Markets 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:33:00 +0000 479251 at http://supermarketnews.com Refrigeration Roundtable: Making a cold career hot http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot <div class="field-byline"> By Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Manufacturers have to start making equipment that can be repaired with iPhones. Then we’d find all kinds of technicians.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/refrigeration-roundtable-making-cold-career-hot#comments Technology Online 2014 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:35:00 +0000 479181 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Majority of Americans 'don’t know' if biotech foods are in supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nearly three in five Americans are not sure whether foods produced through biotechnology are available in supermarkets today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0#comments Consumer Trends Technology Food Safety Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:54:00 +0000 478881 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart's Silicon Valley tech lab acquires Stylr mobile app http://supermarketnews.com/walmarts-silicon-valley-tech-lab-acquires-stylr-mobile-app <div class="node-body link-body">Wal-Mart's San Bruno innovation lab is diving deeper into mobile apps with another acquisition: Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmarts-silicon-valley-tech-lab-acquires-stylr-mobile-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:14:00 +0000 478471 at http://supermarketnews.com Aisle411 provides indoor mapping for Marsh Supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/aisle411-provides-indoor-mapping-marsh-supermarkets <div class="node-body link-body">Aisle411 announced a partnership with Marsh Supermarkets to provide indoor mapping services to better enhance the shopping experience for Marsh customers. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/aisle411-provides-indoor-mapping-marsh-supermarkets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Jun 2014 20:06:00 +0000 478441 at http://supermarketnews.com Hillphoenix AMS Group Successfully Rolls Out 'Close The Case' Offering http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering <div class="field-byline"> By Marc Sandofsky </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Recently, a series of programs being provided through their Hillphoenix&rsquo; After Market Services Group (AMS) has been generating increased notoriety.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/hillphoenix-ams-group-successfully-rolls-out-close-case-offering#comments Technology Store Design & Construction Sat, 14 Jun 2014 10:58:00 +0000 478101 at http://supermarketnews.com Facebook’s role grows in the grocery aisle: Panel http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel <div class="node-body article-body">Social media is playing an increasingly important role in the grocery shopping process, said panelists at FMI Connect this week in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel#comments Consumer Trends Technology Marketing Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect FMI Food Marketing Institute Price Chopper Supermarkets 2014 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:13:00 +0000 477981 at http://supermarketnews.com Shoppers seek grocery apps that provide solutions http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers have the opportunity to tailor their mobile apps to meet the needs of different shopper segments, according to Nancy Childs, a professor of food marketing at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions#comments Consumer Trends Technology Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect FMI Food Marketing Institute 2014 Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:50:00 +0000 477741 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Nancy Childs, a professor of food marketing at St. Joseph&rsquo;s University in Philadelphia, is studying grocery apps as the focus of her Gerald E. Peck Fellowship.</p>